Committee of Adjustment - Town of Gravenhurst

Town Hall

Committee of Adjustment

The Committee of Adjustment is a quasi judicial board consisting of 3 citizen members and 2 members of Council. The Committee considers Minor Variance and Consent applications.

The Committee of Adjustment is the approval authority to divide (sever) land, add land to an abutting lot, creation of easements or right-of-way and to lease or register a mortgage for 21 years or more.

Anyone not satisfied with the Committee's decision and wishing to appeal must make a written request for a copy of the Notice of Decision, in order to be permitted to appeal the decision to the Ontario Municipal Board. Appeals must be filed with the Town Clerk within the appeal period. For a minor variance, appeals must be made within 20 days of the date of the decision. For consents, appeals must be within 20 days of the giving of the written Notice of Decision.

For more information on Minor Variance and Consents in Gravenhurst, please go to our Minor Variances page or our Consents page.


  • Councillor Paul Kelly
  • Councillor Randy Jorgensen
  • Graeme Murray
  • Laura Meikle
  • Garnet Schenk
  • Katie Kirton (Staff Representative)


Meetings are generally held on the 3rd Wednesday of each month. Please check the Municipal Calendar.